Fantastic Beasts

Fantastic Beasts

The Apple Seed

  • Sep 28, 2017 6:00 am
  • 56:50 mins
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There are times in our lives when we have memorable encounters. We can meet our hero. Return to our family after a long absence. Or fall in love with a glance. And it can be hard to put those experiences into words though because we feel like we’re interacting with something beyond our normal scope of reality, something so magical it probably belongs in a fantasy. Which are the kinds of stories featured in this episode, stories in fantastical realms where the characters meet creatures in mystical places that change the course of their lives. Dragon Mountain by Sophie Snell (Part 1) (1:27) A young boy named David, whose life gets shook up after his mother is bitten by a snake spurring him on a journey to retrieve a dragon’s tooth to cure her. Learn more about Sophie Snell by visiting: www.sophiesnell.co.uk Dragon Mountain by Sophie Snell (Part 2) (12:40) David enters Dragon Mountain and beholds all the wonders within it before reaching the dragon's lair. Dragon Mountain by Sophie Snell (Part 3) (27:50) The conclusion of the story where things take a turn once David meets the dragon. Blind Harry by Jess Smith (39:09) When Blind Harry is walking home unescorted one night after providing his incredible fiddle music for the local Lord’s daughter’s wedding he gets swept into the bog where he's asked to play his fiddle for another wedding, and this time it's for the elf king's daughter. Learn more about Jess Smith by visiting: www.jesssmith.co.uk

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